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Cong. Sex Scandal / Young-Gardner #488635

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 11, 1976
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(Studio) Divorcee Colleen Gardner, 28, says she was required to perform sexual services for Representative John Young as part of her job. Young, 59, is Texas Democrat who's served 20 years in Congress He says Gardner not hired for sex.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [YOUNG - says matter with regard to sex will be discussed with Ethics Committee and grand jury, not reporters Notes Gardner's secretarial abilities.] [Attorney Sol ROSEN - says Gardner was just sex object in Young's office.] Before Gardner quit in March, she tape recorded her telephone calls. Grand jury to see if efforts were made to pressure witnesses not to testify. Gardner in seclusion.
REPORTER: Ford Rowan

Chancellor, John;
Rowan, Ford

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